Here are some others who have explored fear – what it is, does, and isn’t; this list is ever growing:

Altheide, D. L. (2002). Creating fear: News and the construction of crisis. New York: Aldine de Gruyter.

Barker, R. G. (1978). Habitats, environments, and human behavior. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass.

Berkowitz, G. (2002). UCLA study on friendship among women: An alternative to fight or flight.

Boler, M. (1999). Feeling power: Emotions and education. New York: Routledge.

Bridges, W. (2001). The way of transition : Embracing life’s most difficult moments. Cambridge, MA: Perseus.

Chödrön, P. (2001). The places that scare you: A guide to fearlessness in difficult times. Boston: Shambhala.

de Becker, G. (1997). The gift of fear: Survival signals that protect us from violence. Boston: Little, Brown.

Gilligan, C. (1982). In a different voice: Psychological theory and women’s development. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press.

Glassner, B. (1999). The culture of fear: Why Americans are afraid of the wrong things. New York: Basic Books.

Jersey, B., & Friedman, J. (Director) (1987). Faces of the enemy. USA: California Newsreal.

Lakoff, G. (1987). Women, fire, and dangerous things: What categories reveal about the mind. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.

Lakoff, G., & Johnson, M. (1980). Metaphors we live by. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.

Levine, A., & Cureton, J. S. (1998). When hope and fear collide: A portrait of today’s college student. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass.

Loeb, P. R. (2004). The impossible will take a little while: A citizen’s guide to hope in a time of fear. New York: Basic Books.

Martin, K. (2001). Women of spirit : Stories of courage from the women who lived them. Novato, CA: New World Library.

May, J. R. (1972). Toward a new earth: Apocalypse in the American novel. Notre Dame,: University of Notre Dame Press.

Moore, M. (Director) (2002). Bowling for Columbine. United States: United Artists.

Palmer, P. J. (1998). The courage to teach: Exploring the inner landscape of a teacher’s life. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass.

Palmer, P. J. (2004). A hidden wholeness: The journey toward an undivided life. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass.

Palmer, P. J., & Fetzer Institute. (2005). The politics of the brokenhearted: On holding the tensions of democracy. Kalamazoo, MI: Fetzer Institute.

Robin, C. (2004). Fear: The history of a political idea. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Schoggen, P., Barker, R. G., & Fox, K. A. (1989). Behavior settings: A revision and extension of Roger G. Barker’s ecological psychology. Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press.

Selye, H. (1956). The stress of life. New York: McGraw-Hill.

Singleton, G. E., & Linton, C. (2006). Courageous conversations about race: A field guide for achieving equity in schools. Thousand Oaks, CA: Corwin Press.

Starhawk. (1982). Dreaming the dark: Magic, sex, & politics. Boston: Beacon Press.

Starhawk. (1987). Truth or dare: Encounters with power, authority, and mystery. San Francisco: Harper & Row.

Starhawk. (2002). Webs of power: Notes from the global uprising. Gabriola Island, BC: New Society Publishers.

Taylor, S. E., Klein, L. C., Lewis, B. P., Gruenewald, T. L., & et al. (2000). Biobehavioral responses to stress in females: Tend-and-befriend, not fight-or-flight. Psychological Review, 107(3), 411-429.

Wachowski, A., & Wachowski, L. (Director) (1999). The Matrix. USA: Warner Bros.

Wheatley, M. J. (1998). Love and fear in organizations.

Wheatley, M. J. (1999). Leadership and the new science: Discovering order in a chaotic world (2nd ed.). San Francisco: Berrett-Koehler.